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Sports Claudio Ranieri ends row with Aboubakar Kamara after penalty incident
Author: 0 Claudio Ranieri ends row with Aboubakar Kamara after penalty incident

And true to form, Mitrovic bagged the victor in stoppage time minutes later, saving Fulham and even high-fiving Kamara in his celebrations. The Frenchman, who has been widely tipped to secure a move in the Janaury transfer window, had come off the bench in the second half after Salomon Rondon had given Newcastle the lead with his fifth goal in eight league games.

Sports Bengals Head Coach And McDonald, Pa. Native Marvin Lewis Fired
Author: 0 Bengals Head Coach And McDonald, Pa. Native Marvin Lewis Fired

I also want to thank our players, coaches and team employees for their effort and professionalism over the past 16 years. Although excoriated for his 0-7 post-season record, Lewis led the Bengals to seven play-off berths in his first 13 seasons after the franchise went to a total of seven in the 34 years before he arrived.

Sports Panthers' QB Heinicke placed on IR; Allen likely to start vs. Saints
Author: 0 Panthers' QB Heinicke placed on IR; Allen likely to start vs. Saints

He spent seven weeks on the practice squad prior to being activated. Quarterback Taylor Heinicke has been placed on injured reserve with a left elbow injury following his first National Football League start, so the Panthers have brought back the man he beat out in the summer for the backup job.

Sports Miami Dolphins fire coach Adam Gase
Author: 0 Miami Dolphins fire coach Adam Gase

The Miami Dolphins fired Adam Gase after three seasons and will begin a search to find the franchise's fourth full-time coach this decade, the team announced Monday. Amusing thing about this is that Gase just might end up being his head coach once again and this might get very awkward, and he can thank Peyton Manning for it if it happens.

Sports Hughton hails 'valuable' Brighton victory over Everton
Author: 0 Hughton hails 'valuable' Brighton victory over Everton

Silva said of the France worldwide ahead of Saturday's trip to Brighton: "Fantastic football player, a fantastic professional, works always with a big ambition, and he's a victor - he likes to win, not just in the matches but in every training session as well".

Sports Roger Federer beats Cameron Norrie at Hopman Cup
Author: 0 Roger Federer beats Cameron Norrie at Hopman Cup

Belinda Bencic accounted for Katie Boulter 6-2, 7-6 (7-0) before the Swiss pair beat their British counterparts 4-3 (5-4), 4-1 in the doubles. "It was my first match back, she played unbelievable". As Tennis.com notes, Williams said: "You know, I've been training in the off-season to be ready for Roger. I only know her from some champions' dinners at Wimbledon", Federer said.

Sports Rishabh Pant actually turns baby sitter for Tim Paine’s kids
Author: 0 Rishabh Pant actually turns baby sitter for Tim Paine’s kids

The sledging game has been taken to a whole new level. Challenge accepted! Bonnie Paine, Tim's wife, posted a picture of Pant with her kids with the caption 'Best Babysitter.' It was shared by the ICC Twitter account. Attractive town Hobart too, I'll get you a nice apartment on the waterfront. "Can you babysit? I'll take the wife to the movies one night and you'll look after the kids", the Aussie captain was heard on the stump mic.

Sports Cristiano Ronaldo brace seals new record for Juventus
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo brace seals new record for Juventus

The 2-1 win over Sampdoria means Juventus now sit on an astonishing 53 points after 19 matches, having won 17 of their league games and lost none. The Sampdoria goalkeeper again deflected over a Ronaldo header on the hour but the hosts went ahead when the referee pointed to the spot for an Alex Ferrari handball off a corner after a VAR viewing.

Sports Barzal's natural hat trick powers Islanders over Tavares, Maple Leafs
Author: 0 Barzal's natural hat trick powers Islanders over Tavares, Maple Leafs

With the Christmas break over, the Toronto Maple Leafs played their first game in five nights and it looks like they didn't let all that food get in the way. Eberle missed practice on Thursday and then sat out the Islanders' 6-3 win over Ottawa on Friday night due to stiffness. Sparks robbed Filppula of his second on a short-handed chance late in the first before Lehner made a desperation save on Auston Matthews from in tight on the same man advantage.

Author: 0 Delhi Capitals | Rishabh Pant | Rohit Sharma | Tim Paine

Later, Rohit came up with an epic reply to Paine's words, "I was hearing that but when I'm batting I just focus on the job at hand". "We have got a special guest today, Monku", Pant said, addressing his teammate Mayank Agarwal, who was fielding close to the on-strike Paine.

Sports Aus Captain Paine Disappointed With Pitches During Tests vs India
Author: 0 Aus Captain Paine Disappointed With Pitches During Tests vs India

By contrast, Australia have performed far better than India with the newer ball, gaining more conventional swing and movement off the seam when the ball is 0-40 overs old. "The biggest thing for me is there's only one or two bowling sessions I had before that [50-over] series, and just being able to practice your skills, mainly death bowling which you don't do in Test match cricket".

Sports Kyle Kuzma after Lakers win: ‘We are not just one player’
Author: 0 Kyle Kuzma after Lakers win: ‘We are not just one player’

James' teams had previously lost 13 consecutive games when he wasn't in the lineup, dating back to March 16, 2016 when the Cavaliers beat the Mavericks, before Sunday's win. "We can't just be happy with where we are at right now". The Lakers ended the game on an 18-4 run. Bogdan Bogdanovic hit a buzzer-beating 3-pointer to lift the Kings to a 117-116 win last week.

Sports James: Winning title with Cavs made me greatest ever
Author: 0 James: Winning title with Cavs made me greatest ever

LeBron James has been on quite a roll in terms of expressing himself so it seems only appropriate that on his 34th birthday, he offered another bold statement. Averaging 29.7 points, 11.3 rebounds and 8.9 assists per game while leading a shocking comeback over the most successful regular season team of all time to end a half-century title drought for the most beleaguered sports city in the country will do that.

Sports Steve Alford's UCLA run ends with Liberty rockbottom
Author: 0 Steve Alford's UCLA run ends with Liberty rockbottom

While Steve led us to three Sweet 16 appearances, we simply have not been performing at a consistent level and our struggles up to this point in the season do not bode well for the future. Bonaventure. UCLA's administration, pressured by UCLA's fans, decided back in 2013 that it wanted somebody other than Ben Howland to run its basketball program.

Sports Rafael Nadal aims to be '100 per cent fit' at Australian Open
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal aims to be '100 per cent fit' at Australian Open

Kyrgios backed out of a wearing a purple pair of glasses with "2019" built into the frames, but Nadal happily donned them with the Australian No. 2 perching a "Happy New Year" hat on his head . In the super tiebreak, Khachanov raced away to a 5-1 lead aided by a couple of unforced errors from Thiem and didn't face much resistance as he wrapped up the match in 10-3 in an hour and 24 minutes.

Sports Deion Sanders has message for Washington State's Marcus Strong after taunting penalty
Author: 0 Deion Sanders has message for Washington State's Marcus Strong after taunting penalty

The Cougars scored season-low 15 points in a 28-15 loss as they collected just 237 yards in opposite to the Huskies' 487 and they were held off the scoreboard in the opening and final quarter. Iowa State's leading receiver is WR Hakeem Butler with 33 receptions. The defense has allowed 23 points a game and 351 total yards a game. They've had a top-tier running back in David Montgomery all year, but the emergence of young Brock Purdy at quarterback has been immensely important for ...

Sports Browns 'Seriously Considering' Gregg Williams for Head Coaching Vacancy
Author: 0 Browns 'Seriously Considering' Gregg Williams for Head Coaching Vacancy

The Cleveland Browns will interview Gregg Williams for their permanent head-coaching vacancy, general manager John Dorsey told reporters on Monday. Mayfield finished sixth all-time for rookie passing yards in a season with 3,725 and threw 19 touchdowns in his last eight starts - compared to eight touchdowns in his first five starts - en route to breaking the National Football League record for touchdown passes thrown by a rookie.

Sports Celtics no match for Harden, Rockets
Author: 0 Celtics no match for Harden, Rockets

Harden led the way with 45 points and six assists, as his new teammate and former Duke Blue Devil Austin Rivers came off the bench to provide 10 points, four rebounds, and three assists. The Celtics have been on a roll as of late, winning 10 of their last 13 games and look to keep this up against Houston. The referees seemed to be making a point to Houston.

Sports FA seeks observations from Charlie Austin over Man City gesture
Author: 0 FA seeks observations from Charlie Austin over Man City gesture

But City struck twice before half-time through a James Ward-Prowse own goal and Sergio Aguero's header to cut Liverpool's lead at the top to seven points after back-to-back defeats. Liverpool are well on their way to lifting their first-ever title in the Premier League era, and if history is to be believed, there is no team that will stop them this season.

Sports Ravens squeeze past Browns to clinch AFC North title
Author: 0 Ravens squeeze past Browns to clinch AFC North title

During the fourth quarter he threw 1-yard pass to Antonio Callaway for goal. The dust has yet to settle on the 2018 season but the second half turnaround and Baker Mayfield's incredible rookie season has just about everyone excited for what's to come in 2019.

Sports Harden continues hot streak, Antetokounmpo gets triple double
Author: 0 Harden continues hot streak, Antetokounmpo gets triple double

Number don't lie. Harden is now putting up a mind-boggling 32.3 points (on 9.6-of-21.7 shooting), 4.3 three-pointers, 5.7 rebounds, 8.4 assists, 2.1 steals, 0.5 blocks, and 5.3 turnovers in 36.7 minutes per contest. Rudy Gobert scored 24 points and had 13 rebounds - in the first half alone - as Utah scored 71 points in the first 24 minutes and waltzed to a win over visiting NY.

Sports Rohit to miss New Year Test against Australia
Author: 0 Rohit to miss New Year Test against Australia

Rohit was extremely excited about the fatherhood that beckoned him and also shared an instance about how he broke the news to his teammates and their response to it. The selectors have not named a replacement for Rohit in the Test squad. India may also opt to replace Sharma with one of the two openers they axed after losing the second Test.

Sports Maurizio Sarri Doesn't Trust Either Striker - Chelsea Legend
Author: 0 Maurizio Sarri Doesn't Trust Either Striker - Chelsea Legend

Coach Maurizio Sarri said the Frenchman had an ankle problem which looked set to rule him out of Wednesday's game against Southampton and adds to the team's fitness problems, particularly in attack with Pedro, Cesc Fabregas and Ruben Loftus Cheek also now sidelined.

Sports Batsmen will be running scared of Bumrah, warns Kohli
Author: 0 Batsmen will be running scared of Bumrah, warns Kohli

India are now zeroing in on a first-ever series win Down Under in Sydney later this week, where they need only a draw to smash the long-time jinx. "We train very hard and we are used to bowling a lot of overs in Ranji cricket, so the body is doing well", Bumrah said after India beat Australia by 137 runs.

Sports John Wall Sits Out With Heel Injury, Will See Specialist
Author: 0 John Wall Sits Out With Heel Injury, Will See Specialist

As insane as that might seem, you're always in the game (or out of it in this case) when you have Jim Boylen as your head coach. "He gave it to us the second half". "We made some big stops". They are forwards Trevor Ariza and Sam Dekker and guards Ron Baker and Chasson Randle. "If you're doing the right things, you can withstand all storms thrown at you", Brooks said.

Sports Lou sends Clips past Lakers in first clash of the year
Author: 0 Lou sends Clips past Lakers in first clash of the year

The Clippers, who entered as the NBA's third-highest scorers, were shooting under 39 per cent at half-time and were just four of 14 from three-point range after three quarters. "We know that's going to happen". But we want y'all to know that we're the L.A. Clippers. We're playing five 20-year-olds. They were trying to talk to us the best way they could but it's not the same as them being out there.

Sports Lakers Guard Rajon Rondo Will Miss A Month After Undergoing Hand Surgery
Author: 0 Lakers Guard Rajon Rondo Will Miss A Month After Undergoing Hand Surgery

Rondo had surgery Friday, and he is expected to fully recover in four to five weeks, according to the team. "He tried to pick up a basketball and palm it, and it was killing him", Lakers coach Luke Walton said. James is expected to miss at least a few more games. In 14 games played this season, Rondo is averaging 8.4 points, 6.7 assists and 4.4 rebounds per game while shooting 45 percent from the field, including 35.7 percent from three-point range.

Sports Real Madrid reach agreement to sign Brahim Diaz from Manchester City
Author: 0 Real Madrid reach agreement to sign Brahim Diaz from Manchester City

Diaz cost City an initial £200,000 when he signed from Malaga five years ago. The midfielder had been tipped to leave Manchester City for a while now. Pep Guardiola , the City manager, said last month that he had not given up hope of keeping Díaz at the club despite interest in the 19-year-old from the European champions.

Sports Quincy Enunwa signs 4-year contract extension with Jets
Author: 0 Quincy Enunwa signs 4-year contract extension with Jets

Enunwa has missed the past couple games, and he will not make it back in time to close out the regular season. Bulging discs in his neck cost him the entirety of the last season, but he returned to the field to earn 38 receptions for 449 yards, good for respective team marks of second and third.

Sports Taylor runs for 205 yards in Wisconsin’s Pinstripe victory
Author: 0 Taylor runs for 205 yards in Wisconsin’s Pinstripe victory

Rosier, who started six games this season before he was replaced by Perry, could also yield to backup Jarren Williams for some snaps. Last season. Taylor ran for 130 yards in Wisconsin's 34-24 win over Miama in the Orange Bowl. Wisconsin is 2-0 against Miami in the postseason. "I feel like weather is a mental factor", Dallas said. Perry eventually checked into the game - but Taylor and Coan had long turned this one into a rout and the Hurricanes offense again was a sore spot (169 total ...

Sports Nelson Cruz, once a possibility for the Rays, chooses the Twins
Author: 0 Nelson Cruz, once a possibility for the Rays, chooses the Twins

Brian Dozier hit 34 home runs that season before being traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers following the season. The American League consists of the following teams: Baltimore Orioles; Boston Red Sox; Chicago White Sox; Cleveland Indians; Detroit Tigers; Houston Astros; Kansas City Royals; Los Angeles Angels; Minnesota Twins; New York Yankees; Oakland Athletics; Seattle Mariners; Tampa Bay Rays; Texas Rangers; and Toronto Blue Jays.

Sports Rams RB Todd Gurley, S Lamarcus Joyner ruled out
Author: 0 Rams RB Todd Gurley, S Lamarcus Joyner ruled out

Despite being slowed by the injury, the fourth-year back has accumulated 1,251 rushing yards, 580 receiving yards, and 21 total touchdowns across 14 games in 2018. That win over the Raiders was Gurley's first game after agreeing to a four-year, $60 million contract extension through 2023 at the start of training camp, making him the NFL's highest-paid running back with $45 million guaranteed.

Sports Britain defeats Greece in opening Hopman Cup match
Author: 0 Britain defeats Greece in opening Hopman Cup match

Great Britain made a winning start to the tournament on Saturday but their match with Switzerland got off to a bad start as Federer won the opening singles rubber in comprehensive fashion. Roger Federer of Switzerland gestures to the spectators before hitting signed tennis balls into the stands during day two of the 2019 Hopman Cup at RAC Arena on December 30, 2018 in Perth, Australia.